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Iran's Khamenei calls for a high turnout in February parliament election - TV affiliated website

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei visits the grave of Imam Iran's late founder of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, on the occasion of the anniversary of Khoemeini's return to Iran, in Tehran, Iran February 1, 2020. Official Khamenei website/Handout via REUTERS

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for a high turnout in a February parliamentary election, the YJC news site, which is affiliated with Iran’s state TV, reported on Wednesday.

“Any person who has an affinity for Iran and its security must take part in the election,” Khamenei said, according to YJC.

Reporting By Babak Dehghanpisheh; Editing by Alex Richardson